William A. Collard 
Last updated: 22.06.17
All that can presently (July 2015) be gleaned about by internet searching is that William A. Collard is the one-off composer of Father Knickerbocker (1911) published by Jerome H. Remick & Co., New York & Detroit, USA.
Surfers are welcome to contribute information about this composer.

Further sheet music at DBE: ON HOLD